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Hotel Vistalmar

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Davidson, North Carolina
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We had a beautiful comfortable room with a great patio on the ground floor. We were visiting friends up the coast and needed to catch an early plane to Quito. The staff was very gracious and helped arrange a cab at 6 am. We were very pleased until we tried to get to bed early at 10 pm and sleep....

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jose_jaramillo, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Vistalmar, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your review and comments. We will make sure to do something to solve the noise from the ring bell, you are totally right it is annoying if someone rings. We will make sure to do a change and solve this! We hoped you like the rest of your stay in Ecuador and in Manta. Regards, Hotel...

Seattle
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Manta is a very nice city devastated by a large earthquake last April. I like to travel to places others might avoid to help the city or area rebuild itself with tourist dollars. This is one of those places. This hotel has been repaired and remodeled after the earthquake. It is clean and well maintained. The view from the hotel...

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jose_jaramillo, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Vistalmar, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for visiting Manta and staying with us in Vistalmar! As you say our facilities were recently renovated, as matter of fact we were lucky enough to have minor destruction after the strong 7.8 earthquake in April. Thank you for sharing so nice pictures of our pool and outdoor areas, they are super nice! Specially the one below...

Cambridge, Massachusetts
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We LOVED this hotel. Oasis in a recovering city. Although there are buildings in the area under construction due to the earthquake, this place is clean, well cared for, steady & untouched. Great rooms, strong a/c & fridge in the room. The view is spectacular, lounge chairs by the pool. Beautiful, quiet, peaceful sitting area. Our daughter spent half the...

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jjavier253, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Vistalmar, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for such a nice review about our loved Hotel Vistalmar!! We have been working hard to offer an excellent service in Manta and to be the number one destination of the city. It is indeed an oasis in Manta and we are happy to know you enjoyed our facilities and our employees were helpful! We would...

Pearland, Texas
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We stayed for almost a week at this hotel and the people were kind, The earthquake left them with damage they continued to fix during our stay. The buildings around the hotel were really beat up (so there were workers there during the day also). The pool is nice. Don't plan to do laps, but I enjoyed lounging in it....

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Atlanta, GA
Reviewed 28 December 2015

When I contacted the property manager to book my room he very quickly warned me that they were finishing with some major construction. Given our timing and plans we decided to go ahead and stay at Hotel Vistalmar and we are so glad we did. They put us in a HUGE, breathtaking suite that should have cost three times as...

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jose_jaramillo, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Vistalmar, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and review! It was a pleasure receiving you in our hotel, we are pleased to say construction is finalized, we hope you can visit us again! Regards.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

The first thing that strikes you when you enter the hotel courtyard is the beautiful swimming pool which looks directly out into the Pacific ocean. That swung it for us and we booked the not-so-cheap cabana for two couples. We had another couple join us part way through our stay and they were unfortunately overcharged on their exit. The hotel...

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jose_jaramillo, Director of Sales at Hotel Vistalmar, responded to this review

Hello Mark, thank you for your comments and recomendation. We will for sure take into account all your suggestions. We are sorry to hear about your breakfast experience , as matter of fact we are working on expanding our kitchen ammenities and will soon have more options. And yes, we are missing some women on our staff!!

Manchester, New Hampshire
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Our four days at Vistalmar was really wonderful. The suite was perfect for 2 adults and 2 children. Very comfortable beds, beautiful balcony over looking the pool and the ocean. The pool was great. TRhe kids loved it. It seemed as though you could swim right up to the ocean.The staff were very nice and quite helpful. The hotel is...

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jose_jaramillo, Director Comercial at Hotel Vistalmar, responded to this review

Hello Daniel, thank you for your comments on Vistalmar. We are very glad to hear you had a fantastic stay with us, hopefully we can receive you again! Saludos!

New York
Reviewed 14 July 2015

We stood here with our 2 year old daughter. What an amazing little gem. Very nice staff. Great A/C and basic complimentary breakfast. The grounds were very clean and the view is breathtaking. Would consider coming back again.

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jose_jaramillo, Director Comercial at Hotel Vistalmar, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for your comments on Vistalmar. We are very pleased to hear you had a good stay with us and you enjoyed the fantastic view of Manta Beach. Saludos!

Quito, Ecuador
Reviewed 17 June 2015

This february my boyfriend and I went on vacation to Manta, we decided to visit for the first time hotel Vistalmar, when we arrived to the hotel we were welcomed by a very friendly waitress, the room was comfortable, cozy and most importantly was very clean, the view from the pooI was spectacular, definitely a great choice, a perfect place...

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Quito, Ecuador
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Best personalized service with customized details. Incredible service and price! Logistics, the location of the hotel, the staff and very convenient prices make of this alternative the best in Manta and around downtown.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of Manta, Ecuador. It is a small boutique hotel with privileged pacific ocean view, it was built on top of a cliff next to the most modern and new skyline of the city. It is a quite and private hotel that offers our guest the opportunity to relax and enjoy of the sun and the warm Ecuadorian weather. Vistalmar Hotel is steps away from Murcielago Beach and walking distance from banks, supermarkets, restaurants and bars. Manta's international airport is no more than 10 minutes away on car and Manta's port is less than 5 minutes away. Enjoy whale watching, ocean view pool, diving, year long Ecuadorian warm weather on this small but precious boutique Hotel. All of our rooms are equipped with satellite TV, WiFi, modern and spacious accommodations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Vistalmar

Address: Calle M1 y Av. 24 | Playa Murcielago, Manta 130802, Ecuador
Region: Ecuador > Manabi Province > Manta
Price Range: RM338 - RM837 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“South side room are more quiet”
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“Our room #8 on the top floor was quiet and had a fantastic view!”
 of 5 bubbles DanielS743, 3 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Avoid room located near parking. Too much noise.”
 of 5 bubbles SofiaVSB, 15 Mar 2015 | Read review
“The best rooms fill up fast, so book in advance or you will be stuck with the bottom floor "closet".”
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